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Computer Science - Computing and Networking Sciences Emphasis, A.A.S.

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Requirements

The program introduces the student to a wide range of networking and data communications technologies and entry level programming.

Total Program Credits: 64

General Education Requirements: 13 Credits
  A minimum of 16 credits of General Education requirements are required for graduation. Not all GE requirements are listed in this section (see Specialty Core requirements for more details).   
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing 3
or  ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts (5)  
  HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS/FOREIGN LANGUAGE 1 3
  COMM 2110 Interpersonal Communication (Minimum grade of C- required) 3
  BIOLOGY  3
or PHYS 2210 Physics for Scientists and Engineers I (4) (Minimum grade of C- required)  
  PHYSICAL EDUCATION/HEALTH/SAFETY OR ENVIRONMENT 2 1
Discipline Core Requirements:   9 Credits
Complete the following:   
  CS 1400 Fundamentals of Programming (Minimum grade of C- required) 3
  CS 2600 Computer Networks I (Minimum grade of C- required) 3
  CS 2810 Computer Organization and Architecture (Minimum grade of C- required) 3
Emphasis Requirements:   26 Credits
Complete the following:   
  CS 1410 Object-Oriented Programming 3
  CS 2300 Discrete Mathematical Structures I 3
  CS 2370 C plus plus Programming WE 3
  CS 2420 Introduction to Algorithms and Data Structures 3
  CS 2450 Software Engineering 3
  CS 2550 Web Programming I 3
  CS 2690 Computer Networks II 3
  MATH 1210 Calculus  5
Emphasis Elective Requirements:   16 Credits
Complete 16 credits from the following courses (minimum grade of C- required). (Must be approved by CSE Department. See CSE Advisor): 16
  CS 1030 Foundations of Computer Science (3)  
  CS 281R Internship (3.0 credits max.) (1)  
  ECE 2700 Digital Design I (3)  
and ECE 2705 Digital Design I Lab (1)  
  IT 1510 Introduction to System Administration--Linux/UNIX (3)  
  MATH 1220 Calculus II (5)  
  PHYS 2215 Physics for Scientists and Engineers I Lab (1)  

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of a minimum of 64 semester credits.
  2. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above.
  3. Residency hours -- minimum of 20 credit hours through course attendance at UVU.
Footnote:
1 COMM 1020 and COMM 1025 recommended
2 HLTH 1100 or PES 1097 recommended

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
CS 1400 Fundamentals of Programming 3
ENGL 1010 or ENGH 1005 Introduction to Academic Writing or  Literacies and Composition Across Context 3
COMM 2110 Interpersonal Communications 3
General Education Choose HLTH 1100 or PES 1097 1
CS Elective Choose from approved list 3
  Semester total: 13
Notes: Approved electives:CS 1030; CS 281R; ECE 2700/05; IT 1510; Math 1220
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
CS 1410 Object Oriented Programming 3
CS 2810 Computer Organization & Architecture 3
MATH 1210 Calculus I 5
COMM 1020 and COMM 1025 Public Speaking and Public Speaking Lab 3
  Semester total: 14
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
CS 2300 Discrete Mathematical Structures I 3
CS 2420 Introduction to Algorithms & Data Structures 3
CS 2370 C plus plus Programming WE 3
Biology or PHYS 2210 Biology or Physics for Scientists and Engineers I 3
PHYS 2215 Physics for Scientists and Engineers I Lab (Approved Elective) 1
  Semester total: 13
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
CS 2450 Software Engineering 3
CS 2550 Web Programming I 3
CS 2600 Computer Networks I 3
CS 2690 Computer Networks II 3
  Semester total: 12
Notes: Approved electives:CS 1030; CS 281R; ECE 2700/05; IT 1510; Math 1220
Semester 5 Course Title Credit Hours
CS Elective Choose from approved list 3
CS Elective Choose from approved list 3
CS Elective Choose from approved list 3
CS Elective Choose from approved list 3
  Semester total: 12
Notes: Approved electives:CS 1030; CS 281R; ECE 2700/05; IT 1510; Math 1220
Notes: If contemplating BS degree, comply with BS pre-req and matriculation requirements
  Degree total: 64

Department

Computer Science

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